In a year that has seen nearly $58 billion of Build America Bond issuance, this week might afford one of the last opportunities in 2009 for investors to buy into sizeable offerings of the taxable debt.

A $616.1 million BAB sale from New York City on Thursday, a $500 million sale of BABs by the Massachusetts School Building Authority slated for today, and a $600 million District of Columbia BAB sale on Wednesday punctuate the already impressive 689 BAB issues worth $57.74 billion that have barraged the market for year to date through Thursday, according to Thomson Reuters.

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